Dr. Jörg Prechtel

Office Munich
Richard-Strauss-Straße 80
81679 München
+49 (0)89 - 45563 0 

Dr. Jörg Prechtel

Dipl.-Phys. (graduate physicist), Dr. rer. nat., Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark and Design Attorney

German Patent Attorney since 1980
European Patent Attorney since 1980
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney since 1996
Partner from 1983-2016
Of Counsel since 2017

Education and Training

    • Studied Physics at the Technical University of Munich specialising in solid-state physics
    • Four years as a scientific assistant in the Physics Department of the Technical University of Munich; research priority in material properties of semiconductors, and teaching in the field of solid-state physics
    • Doctoral thesis on the effects of uniaxial loading of silicon on its phonon spectrum determined by inelastic neutron scattering at the very high flux reactor in Grenoble
    • Has been working in the field of intellectual property since 1977

    Field of Activity 

    • Patent grant and opposition proceedings before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office, the Federal Patent Court and the European Patent Office, 
    • Nullity proceedings before the Federal Patent Court and the Federal Court of Justice 
    • Infringement proceedings before civil courts
    • Licensing agreements
    • Freedom-to-operate analyses, in particular in the field of mechanical engineering, especially automotive engineering and bicycle engineering

    Other Activities

    • Visiting professor at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) in Beijing from 2011-2015

    Scientific Publications

    • Article in Festschrift für Wolfgang von Meibom zum 65. Geburtstag [Festschrift for Wolfgang von Meibom on his 65th birthday], Carl Heymanns Verlag 2010, pages 361 - 371


    • German Chamber of Patent Attorneys (Patentanwaltskammer), European Patent Institute (epi), International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys(FICPI)


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